Asian Beat is one of the biggest amateur band contests held throughout many regions in Asia.
It starts out from Local Competitions in participating countries and regions. Each winner at Local Competitions can proceed onto the Grand Final, where they will perform together on the same stage and compete to be the top of amateur bands in Asia.
Yamaha Corporation started this event as “Band Alert” in 1998, renamed to “Asian Beat” in 2001. In the past years, worldwide famous players were the judges such as Nathan East,Wes Borland, Tommy Aldridge, Sonny Emory, Billy Sheehan, James LoMenzo and Akira Jimbo. For further information, you can take a look at the history on this website.
Event scheduling of Local Competitions differs for each country.
For details, please refer to the website of the region in which you have entered the competition.
2015 PHOTO GALLERY
“Asian Beat 2016” to be held as an open event at Musical Instruments Fair Japan !
- November 5 (Sat)
- TFT Building
(3-4-10 Ariake, Koto-ku, Tokyo)
MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS FAIR JAPAN
Musical Instruments Fair Japan” is the largest general musical instrument event in Japan and the world’ s biggest consumer-oriented musical instrument show, featuring new products full of the latest technology from the best brands in the world together with other related products, and provides up-to-date information on music and musical instruments.